• The Healing Process After a Dental Implant Procedure

    You might have heard that you need four to eight weeks to recover from dental implant surgery. Why is this so, and what do you need to know? Dental Implant Surgery Placing dental implants in your jawbone requires the dental surgeon to drill a hole in your jaw and then screw in the dental implant. The expectation is that your jawbone will fuse with the dental implant to give firm support to the artificial dental crown to be attached at a later date.
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  • When Should You Visit a General Dentist?

    Poor dental hygiene can lead to a majority of dental problems, including tooth decay, gum infections and diseases, accumulation of tartar and plaque, loss of teeth and foul breath. in addition, some habits like thumb-sucking on the thumb may also lead to overbites, crossbites and underbites. Other individuals are born with small gums, meaning they may experience crooked, overlapping and overcrowded teeth. All these conditions require dental treatment, but you need to know which dental specialists treat what:
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